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190976

FIRST BATTLE OF CATALCA 1st Balkan War Ottoman Empire vs Bulgaria 1912 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373619467298

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 18, 1912 * First Battle of Çatalca - First Balkan War * Ottoman Empire vs. Bulgaria - Turkey The front page has a a nice banner headline: "TURKS SCORE BIG VICTORY AT TCHATALJA" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 24 pages, two small library stamps within the masthead, a little irregular along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends July 18, 2021 07:16

$42.00
190975

BARRINGER HIGH SCHOOL Students Newark NJ Trolley & Train Disaster 1903 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393399918860

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Feb. 19, 1903 * Newark, Essex County, New Jersey * Trolley and train collision disaster * Barringer High School students The top of the front page has a three column headline: "SCHOOL CHILDREN GROUND TO PIECES" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 6 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends July 18, 2021 07:16

$40.00
190974

RUFUS CANTRELL King of Ghouls Grave Robbers Body Snatchers CASE 1903 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373619466696

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Feb. 9, 1903 * Rufus Cantrell "King of the Ghouls" case * Indianapolis grave robbers - body snatching The top of the front page has a one column heading: "WAS NOT HIRED TO ROB GRAVES" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 6 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends July 18, 2021 07:15

$44.00
190973

"Crazy" CARRIE NATION Temperance Anti-Alcohol Movement Advocate 1903 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373619466473

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, March 5, 1903 * Carrie Nation at Sacramento * Temperance advocate * Anti-alcohol leader The top of the front page has a one column heading: "CARRIE HONORED THE LEGISLATURE" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 6 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice. source, L.A. Times: In Sacramento, she barged in on the state Assembly at the Capitol, speaking for half an hour to cheers and applause. She rebuked legislators for patronizing liquor joints. As she left, she hand... See More  

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Ends July 18, 2021 07:15

$42.00
190972

OLEAN NY New York Erie Railroad Train Wreck EXPLOSION Disaster 1903 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373619466184

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, March 10, 1903 * Olean, Cattaraugus County, New York * Erie Railroad train wreck & explosion disaster The top of the front page has a three column headline: "MANY PEOPLE GO DOWN TO DEATH" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 6 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends July 18, 2021 07:14

$40.00
190971

HEARING AIDS INVENTION Inventor Miller Reese Hutchinson Announces 1903 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393399915952

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, March 14, 1903 * Miller Reese Hutchinson - inventor * American electrical engineer * Modern hearing aid invention The top of the front page has a one column heading: "THE DUMB TALK, THE DEAF EAR" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 8 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends July 18, 2021 07:14

$44.00
190970

1904 REED SMOOT HEARINGS Mormons Mormonism POLYGAMY ? Senate Seat 1904 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393399914344

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Dec. 19, 1904 * Reed Smoot hearings  * Mormons - polygamy The top of the front page has a one column heading: "APOSTLE SMITH GIVES TESTIMONY" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 8 pages, two small, lightly inked library stamps within the masthead, generally very nice.

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Ends July 18, 2021 07:11

$40.00
190969

Nice JOHN F. KENNEDY Presidential Election JFK Wins 1960 Phoenix AZ Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393399913850

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ARIZONA REPUBLIC, Phoenix, November 9, 1960  * John F. Kennedy JFK elected president The front page has a nice banner headline: "SEN. KENNEDY WINS" with photos of both John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson. A displayable issue of an event seldom saved at the time prior to his assassination. Incomplete issue containing 8 pages (1-4, 9-12), in good condition. Would be great for display.

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Ends July 18, 2021 07:10

$65.00
190968

Early THOMAS JEFFERSON American Government at the Beginning 1789 U.S. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373619462205

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GAZETTE OF THE UNITED STATES, New York, June 20, 1789 * Early Thomas Jefferson mention * American government in it's infancy The front page has: "Proceedings Of Congress" which includes: "A sketch of the Debate on the Bill for establishing the Executive Department for Foreign Affairs" later to be titled Department of State. Page 3 has an extract of a letter from a military officer at Midway, Georgia, describing an Indian attack and the theft of several negroes. From "New York" are the lyrics of "A Federal Song for The Anniversary of American Independence." A brief item says that the President "...has been indisposed with a slight fever...but the public anxiety may be abated, by the assurance that he is now much bet... See More  

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Ends July 18, 2021 07:10

$73.00
190967

Confederate States of America CHARLESTON South Carolina Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373619461952

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, Aug. 31, 1864  * From the origin of the American Civil War This was one of just a few newspapers which printed "Confederate States of America" in their dateline. Among the articles: "From Atlanta--Movement of the Enemy" "From Petersburg" "From Richmond--Affairs in West Virginia--Official From General Hood" is a dispatch signed in type: J. B. Hood, General. Also: "Siege of Charleston" "The Yankees Want Onions" "The Neutrality of Great Britain" "Captain Dickison's Address" and more. Complete as a single sheet issue never bound nor trimmed, two folds, wear at the margins, various damp staining and foxing, more so to the back page.

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Ends July 18, 2021 07:09

$74.00
190966

USS MISSOURI BB-11 United States U.S. Navy Battleship LAUNCHING 1901 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393399913122

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Dec. 28, 1901 * USS Missouri (BB-11) battleship * United States Navy warship The top of the front page has a one column heading: "THE MISSOURI IS LAUNCHED" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 6 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends July 18, 2021 07:09

$40.00
190965

HURLEY Iron County WISCONSIN Klondike Theater FIRE Disaster 1901 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393399912889

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 6, 1901 * Hurley, Iron County, Wisconsin * Klondike Theater fire disaster The top of the front page has a one column heading: "THEATRE DESTROYED" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 8 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends July 18, 2021 07:09

$38.00
190964

LEON CZOLGOSZ Electric Chair Execution WILLIAM McKINLEY Murder in 1901 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393399912553

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 29, 1901 * President William McKinley * Leon Czolgosz execution The top of page 2 has a one column heading: "CZOLGOSZ' EXECUTION" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 8 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends July 18, 2021 07:08

$40.00
190963

DOOLITTLE RAID James Jimmy JAPAN Bombers OFFICIAL World War II 1943 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393399910732

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., April 21, 1943 * The famous Doolittle raid of Japan official report * U.S. Army Air Force B-25B Mitchell bombers * USS Hornet aircraft carrier The front page has a two column heading: "Army Discloses Details Of Tokyo Raid; Planes Took Off From Carrier" with subhead. (see) This was the official report on the Jimmy Doolittle raid on Japan in which he led about one year earlier. Complete with 20m pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, generally in good condition. wikipedia notes: The Doolittle Raid, on 18 April 1942, was the first air raid by the United States to strike the Japanese Home Islands (specifically Honshu) during World War II. By demonstrating that Japan itself was ... See More  

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Ends July 18, 2021 07:05

$44.00
190962

ALBERT FISH Serial Killer Child Rapist Cannibal in CUSTODY 1935 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393399910366

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 24, 1934 * Albert Fish gets identified in jail * Serial killer, child rapist and cannibal * "The Boogey Man" - "Gray Man" * "Brooklyn Vampire" - "Werewolf of Wysteria" The top of the back page has a one column heading: "FISH TRIES TO HIDE FROM GIRL ACCUSER" with subheads. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not, probably because he committed his crimes locally. Rare as such. Complete in 30 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subsc... See More  

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Ends July 18, 2021 07:04

$40.00
190961

ST. VALENTINE'S DAY MASSACRE Al Capone Moran Chicago Gangster War 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393399910122

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, February 17, 1929  * St. Valentine's Day Massacre * George 'Bugs' Moran & Al Capone The front page has one column heads reporting on the infamous St. Valentine's Day Massacre, including: "CHICAGO MOBILIZES POLICE FOR DRY WAR", "Chief, Linking Liquor With the Killing of Seven, Orders Men to 'Get the Murderers'", "Charge Against Police Is Also Sifted, but Moran, Leader of Gang, Cannot Fix Blame" and more (see). Some additional reporting on page 24. Complete 1st section only with all 30 pages, light toning at the margins, irregular along the spine, generally in good condition.

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Ends July 18, 2021 07:04

$52.00
190960

Aviator GLENN CURTISS Aviation Pioneer 1st Seaplane Airplane Fly 1911 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373619455507

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Jan. 27, 1911 * Aviator pioneer Glenn Curtiss - aviation * 1st seaplane flights in U.S. waters - airplanes Page 8 has a nice banner headline: "ALL THE WORLD LOOKS TO SAN DIEGO FOR NEW FEATS BY GLENN H. CURTISS" with subheads and related pictorial. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 12 pages, two small library stamps within the masthead, irregular along the spine, generally very nice. wikipedia notes: Glenn Hammond Curtiss was an American aviation and motorcycling pioneer, and a founder of the U.S. aircraft industry. In late January of 1911, he f... See More  

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Ends July 18, 2021 07:04

$68.00
190959

BABE RUTH The Bambino New York Yankees Baseball Contract Signing 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393399909878

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, second section only (sports), March 9, 1930 * Babe Ruth contract w/ New York Yankees * Major League Baseball - MLB icon The front page of this section has a six column headline: "Ruth Signs; Gets $160,000 For Two Years" with subhead and related photo with his wife. (see) Complete second section only with all 16 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends July 18, 2021 07:03

$44.00
190958

REPUBLIC OF PANAMA John Hay-Bunau-Varilla INDEPENDENCE Colombia 1903 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393399909185

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 13, 1903 * Hay–Bunau-Varilla Treaty - Columbia * Panama Canal Zone becomes independent The top of the front page has a two column headline: "PANAMA NOW IS A NATION" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 6 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends July 18, 2021 07:03

$44.00
190957

HERBERT HOOVER Republican Party Nomination for President 1928 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393399908619

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 15, 1928 * Herbert Clark Hoover nominated for President * 1928 Republican National Convention The front page has a very nice banner headline:  "HOOVER NAMED ON FIRST BALLOT BY 837; LOWDEN SECOND WITH 74; CURTIS GETS 64; FARMERS SQUELCHED ON FLOOR, 807 TO 277" with subheads and photo.  Much more on the following pages. Loads of text. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given th... See More  

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Ends July 18, 2021 07:03

$42.00
190956

Death Valley SCOTTY SPECIAL Passenger Train Railroad Speed RECORD 1905 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373619453473

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 11, 1905 * Death Valley Scotty Special * Passenger train speed record * Santa Fe Railway - railroad The top of the front page has a one column heading: "RECORD BREAKING RUN TO CHICAGO" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 6 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends July 18, 2021 07:01

$38.00
190955

JOHNNY VANDER-MEER 2nd No Hitter in Row Cincinnati Reds Baseball 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373619452901

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, June 16, 1938. * Johnny Vander-Meer two no hit games in row * Cincinnati Reds MLB baseball * Baseball history is made - 1st report The top of the front page of the sport's section (page 21) has a nice headline: "MOUND MIRACLE! VANDER MEER HURLS SECOND STRAIGHT NO-HIT, NO-RUN GAME" with subheads and related photo showing Vander-Meer with Babe Ruth. (see) Complete with all 30 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp on the front page, some wear along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends July 18, 2021 07:01

$72.00
190954

UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON Rowing Crew OLYMPIC GOLD vs Nazi Germany 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393399907135

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH, August 15, 1936 * University of Washington Huskies * Wins Olympic gold in rowing * Famous upset vs. Nazi Germany Page 2 of the sport's section (page 2B) has two column heading: "Washington's Crew Surmounted Discouraging Obstacles, Taking Olympic 8-Oared Championship" (see) First report coverage on the University of Washington Huskies crew winning the gold medal vs. Nazi Germany in the 1936 Summer Olympics in rowing. Complete with 20 pages, light toning at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: The rowing competition was dominated by the hosts, Germany, who medaled in every event and took five of the seven gold medals. The final race, men's eights... See More  

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Ends July 18, 2021 07:00

$52.00
190953

UFOs Flying Saucers Objects Phenomenon Clarence Green w/ Film Ad 1956 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393399906419

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, May 27, 1956 * UFO - Unidentified Flying Objects * Flying saucers phenomenon w/ film ad The top of page C-15 has a six column heading: "Man Who Saw 'UFO' tells About It" with small photo of Clarence Greene. Also on the same page is a opening day for the film "UFO" which has it's premiere two days later. Complete with 50+ pages, minor margin wear, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends July 18, 2021 06:59

$57.00
190952

Nice JFK JOHN F. KENNEDY Assassination w/ Photos 1963 Los Angeles CA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373619451744

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXAMINER--EXTRA, Los Angeles, Nov. 22, 1963  * John F. Kennedy assassination Bold headline above the masthead: "KENNEDY SLAIN" and also: "Assassinated in Dallas; Johnson Is President" with the related text taking the remainder of the front page along with 2 photos. The complete first section (of 4) with pages 1-24, minor toning to the central fold, a little creasing from printing, very nice condition.

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Ends July 18, 2021 06:59

$58.00
190951

1905 SAN DIEGO California Downtown City Properties Lots for Sale MAP Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373619451549

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, March 20, 1905 * Downtown San Diego lots for sale Page 2 has a three column map of downtown San Diego with heading: "An Object Lesson for Investors" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 6 pages, two small, lightly inked library stamps within the masthead, irregular along the spine, generally in nice condition.

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Ends July 18, 2021 06:58

$47.00
190950

First 1st PACIFIC OCEAN Cable Telegraph Connection TRANSMISSION 1903 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393399905588

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Jan. 2, 1903 * Commercial Pacific Cable Company * 1st Pacific Ocean telegraph transmission The top of the front page has a three column headline: "PACIFIC CABLE IS OPEN FOR BUSINESS" with subhead. (see) Lengthy text. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 6 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice. wikipedia notes: The first section of cable was laid in 1902 by the cableship CS Silvertown from Ocean Beach, adjacent to the famous Cliff House in San Francisco to Honolulu. It began operati... See More  

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Ends July 18, 2021 06:58

$48.00
190949

BOOKER T. WASHINGTON San Diego Visit Address on NEGRO Black Race 1903 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373619449920

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Jan. 6, 1903 * Booker T. Washington address * Educator, author & orator * African American leader * President George Marston The top of page 3 has a two column heading: "WASHINGTON'S WORK FOR THE NEGRO RACE" with subhead. (see) Lengthy text. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 6 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice. San Diego History Center: What is known, thanks to some historical digging by Phillips, is that Washington visited San Diego in January 1903, and Marston served as ... See More  

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Ends July 18, 2021 06:55

$52.00
190948

Ellen Maria MISS STONE AFFAIR Protestant Missionary KIDNAPPING 1901 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373619449312

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 8, 1901 * Miss Stone Affair - kidnapping * American Protestant missionary * Ellen Maria Stone - Bulgaria The top of the front page has a one column heading: "FATE OF MISS STONE" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 8 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends July 18, 2021 06:55

$38.00
190947

President WILLIAM McKINLEY Shot by Assassin Leon Czolgosz 1901 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393399903917

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Sept. 7, 1901 * President William McKinley shot * Leon Czolgosz, the assassin The top of the front page has various one column headings that include: "INTENDED TO KILL" "BULLET NOT FOUND" "WORLD'S SYMPATHY" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 8 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends July 18, 2021 06:55

$42.00
190942

Best FIRST PARLIAMENT OF GREAT BRITAIN England & Scotland Merger 1707 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373616090143

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, October 23-27, 1707  * First Parliament of Great Britain  A very historic issue as the front page reports on the very first session of Parliament of the newly-created Parliament of Great Britain which occurred on October 23. The union of England and Scotland was official several months previous by the ratification of the Acts of Union involving both England and Scotland. The ftpg. reports from Westminster, with an Oct. 23 dateline, the arrival of Queen Anne. There are also three speeches to the Queen all noting their congratulations for: "...the happy Union of your two kingdoms of England and Scotland...". The ftpg. also has a lengthy report from "St. John's harbour in Newfoundland". Singl... See More  

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Ends July 15, 2021 15:09

$248.00
190941

COMMODORE THOMAS TRUXTUN United States Navy Resignation 1802 American Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393395402759

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BALANCE & COLUMBIAN REPOSITORY,, Hudson, New York, April 20, 1802  * Captain Thomas Truxtun * United States Navy resignation Inside has a report noting: "...we are now  enabled to state positively, that Commodore Truxton (sic) has resigned his commission in the navy. This will be a great loss to the navy; but it appears that Capt. Truxton (sic) was forced...to resign..." with a bit more. Eight pages, 9 by 11 inches, great condition.

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Ends July 15, 2021 15:09

$34.00
190940

THOMAS JEFFERSON United States Senate Farewell to Turn President 1801 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373616089780

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: AMERICAN MERCURY, Hartford, March 12, 1801  * Thomas Jefferson's Senate farewell * About to become U.S. President Page 3 begins with a report from Washington noting: "On Saturday last, Mr. Jefferson, the President elect...pursuant to a custom which has prevailed...declaring that the President Pro Tempore of the Senate  should execute the office of President...in case of the death of both the President and Vice President, retired from the chair of the Senate. Previously to his leaving the chair he made the following pertinent, judicious, conciliating and affectionate address." What follows is Jefferson's address to the Senate on his taking leave of that position to soon take the oath as President. It is signed in typ... See More  

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Ends July 15, 2021 15:08

$97.00
190939

WEST POINT United States Military Academy ESTABLISHED Creation 1802 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393395402320

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, April 10, 1802  * United States Military Academy established * West Point, Orange County, New York Over half of the front page is taken up with the historic printing of: "An Act Fixing the Military Peace Establishment of the United States" which is signed in script type by the President: Th. Jefferson, and in block type by Aaron Burr & Nathaniel Macon. Of particular significance is the text contained in "section 27" which creates the West Point Military Academy, reading: "...that the said corps, when so organized, shall be stationed at West Point in the state of New York & shall constitute a military academy; and the engineers, assistant engineers & cadets of the said corps shall be subject... See More  

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Ends July 15, 2021 15:08

$258.00
190937

VOLTAIRE French Enlightenment Paris Enshrinement into PANTHEON 1791 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393395398966

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Sept. 24, 1791  The top of the front page has: "VOLTAIRE!" which is a report from Paris describing the tribute to him, the consecration of his body at the French Pantheon, & much on the funeral procession which carries over to pg. 2. Page 2 also has: "The Creed of Voltaire" as well as a report from Portsmouth that: "Last Friday the Convention which met at Concord for the purpose of revising the Constitution of this state...". Four pages, good condition.

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Ends July 15, 2021 15:06

$44.00
190936

HENRY KNOX Secretary of War George Washington RETIREMENT Dinner 1795 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373616089014

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, June 17, 1795  * Henry Knox retirement * U.S. Secretary of War * Under George Washington The ftpg. has an item on the Masons building a: "New State House" in Boston. Page 2 has a lengthy article on a formal event held for General Henry Knox who is retiring as Secretary at War. Four pages, good condition.

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Ends July 15, 2021 15:06

$48.00
190935

Early ICE CREAM Advertisement - President George Washington Era 1795 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373616088886

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: AURORA GENERAL ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, Feb. 13, 1795 * President George Washington era * Very early ice cream advertisement In addition to various news reports found inside, the back page has one of the earliest "Ice Cream" advertisements we have seen in any newspaper. Four pages, never-trimmed margins, small binding holes at the blank spine, great condition.

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Ends July 15, 2021 15:05

$56.00
190934

WAGON TRAINS Heading West during Califonria Gold Rush & Indians 1849 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373616088780

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Aug. 8, 1849  * Wagon trains heading West * California gold rush era Page 3 has a terrific report headed: "From the Western Plains" which provides a sense of the romance, at least in hindsight, of the wagon trains heading west. But the truth was much more dangerous. A few bits include: "...advices from the Plains have been received...left Fort Kearny...were meet & surrounded by a band of Cheyennes and Sioux...robbed them of almost every thing...down in the Pawnee country...Luckily for the Pawnees they were all out upon a hunt & thereby saved their scalps for that time...the Captain thinks that they will flog the Cheyennes & their allies...no epidemic among the emigrants ... See More  

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$85.00
190933

Rare HIPPIES Era Columbus Ohio Counter Culture Anti-Vietnam War 1973 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373616088696

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBUS FREEPRESS & COWTOWNTIMES, Ohio, Oct. 16, 1973  * Rare hippies publication This is an alternative journal published since 1970. Founded as an underground newspaper centered on anti-war and student activist issues, after the winding down of the Vietnam War it successfully made the transition to the alternative weekly format focusing on lifestyles, alternative culture, and investigative journalism, while continuing to espouse progressive politics. Tabloid-size, 16 pages, address label still affixed, good condition.

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$52.00
190932

President GEORGE WASHINGTON Letter & Samuel Adams Document Signed 1794 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373616088577

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THOMAS'S MASSACHUSETTS SPY OR WORCESTER GAZETTE, June 12, 1794  * President George Washington * Samuel Adams A very ornate masthead makes this a displayable issue. Page 2 has a letter from the President to Congress in which is relays: "...the present state of certain hostile threats against the territories of Spain in our neighbourhood...", signed in type: G. Washington. Page 3 has a document signed in type by Governor Samuel Adams among others. Many illustrated ads on the back page. Four pages, wide, never-trimmed margins, nice condition.

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$69.00
190931

GEORGE WASHINGTON John Adams & Thomas Jefferson Acts of Congress 1793 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373616088486

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, April 3, 1793  * George Washington * John Adams * Thomas Jefferson The front page has three Acts of Congress, the third carrying over to page 2, all signed in type by the President, Vice President, and Secretary of State: Go. WASHINGTON, John Adams, and Th. Jefferson. A decorative issue as such. Four pages, nice condition.

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$82.00
190930

President GEORGE WASHINGTON Fairfax County New York Letter 1793 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373616088297

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Nov. 16, 1793  * President George Washington The front page has an address from the people of Fairfax County, Virginia, supporting the President's policy of neutrality, and his polite reply, signed in type: G. Washington. Also on the ftpg. is a letter from the French ambassador very critical of Washington, beginning: "Whereas a certain George Washington...not having the fear of God  nor the people, before his eyes, but moved & instigated by Hamilton, Jefferson, bloody Knox, and the Devil; hath most  wickedly, presumptuously and with malice...dared to dismiss from our service our much respected brother and citizen Duplaine...". This, and other reports in this issue, are concern... See More  

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$74.00
190929

1905 VANDERBILT CUP RACES Automobile Cars Racing PHOTOS Long Island NY Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373616087370

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, Oct. 7, 1905  * Early race cars photos The full front page is a dramatic photo of: "The 40 Horse Power White Steam Racer Making the Turn at Hyde Park..." in a race. Inside has text on: "The Vanderbilt Cup Elimination Race" with a full page of 7 photos of early racing cars, a map of the route, and more. Sixteen pages, tiny pin holes at the blank spine, discrete library stamp at the very top, nice condition.

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$38.00
190928

SCHOOL BIBLE READING is Unconstitutional w/ Supreme Court RULING 1963 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393395395829

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PLAIN DEALER, Cleveland, Ohio, June 18, 1963 * Bible reading in school is banned by the Supreme Court Although we have had several newspapers reporting this event, this is the very first issue we have seen with a banner (edge to edge) headline announcing: "SCHOOL BIBLE-READING BARRED". Included is a subhead: "Court Voids Compulsory Prayer Also". The front page also has a photo of Mrs. Madalyn E. Murray along with her son, Garth, and her mother. (note: in 1965 she would marry Richard O'Hair, changing her name to the more commonly known Madalyn Murray O'Hair.) The article begins: "The Supreme Court yesterday barred Bible-reading and recital of the Lord's Prayer in public schools as part of required classroom e... See More  

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$210.00
190924

1913 WOMEN'S SUFFRAGE Woman's Parade NYC Demonstration w/ Photos 1913 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373616069158

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 3, 1913 * Women's suffrage movement * NYC parade demonstration * Suffragists - suffragettes march The top of the front page has a four column headline: "30,000 SUFFRAGETTES PARADE IN STREETS OF NEW YORK CITY" with subheads and related pictorial. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 18 pages, two small library stamps within the masthead, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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$88.00
190899

Serial Killer TED BUNDY Florida State Electric Chair EXECUTION 1978 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373615779327

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Jan. 25, 1989 * Ted Bundy - American serial killer * Women - young girls rapist - murderer * Florida State Prison electric chair execution The front page has a two column heading: "Bundy Is Electrocuted as Crowd of 500 Cheers" with photo of Bundy. (see) Lengthy text continues on page 12 with another related photo. Complete with all sections (80+ pages), nice condition.

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$135.00
190892

DANIEL MENDOZA vs. William Ward JEWISH BOXER Jews Judaica BOXING 1791 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373614795213

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, June 23, 1791  * Daniel Mendoza vs. William Ward * Jewish boxer - boxing  challenge Inside has two-thirds of a column taken up with a nice account of a boxing match headed: "Boxing - Ward and Mendoza". Daniel Mendoza was a famous Jewish boxer who transformed the English stereotype of a Jew from a weak, defenseless person into someone deserving of respect. He is said to have been the first Jew to talk to the King, George III. He was the British boxing champion from 1792-1795. The report includes: "Yesterday being the day appointed for deciding the bets on the match between Ward and Mendoza...that the battle would be fought there...then proposed that they should fight at the Cricket Groun... See More  

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$38.00
190891

Rare CONVENT LA St. James Parish Louisiana French & English Lang. 1878 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373614794782

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LE LOUISIANAIS, Convent, Louisiana, Aug. 31, 1878  * Very rare publication from the deep South A scarce title which existed from 1865 thru 1883, but of which very few issues surface. A four page issue with the ftpg. in French, pages 2 & 3 in English, and the bkpg. filled with ads mostly in French. Folio size, bit of foxing, nice condition.

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$65.00
190890

President GEORGE WASHINGTON State of the Union Address 1791 American Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373614794632

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PROVIDENCE GAZETTE & COUNTRY JOURNAL, Rhode Island, Nov. 5, 1791  * President George Washington * State of the Union Address Over half of page 2 & a part of page 3 are taken up with what was the third annual state-of-the-union address of the President, signed by him in type: G. Washington. This very historic message begins: "I meet you upon the present occasion with the feelings which are naturally inspired by a strong impression of the prosperous situation of our common country...". It is signed in type by the President: G. Washington. After its conclusion in the postscript is a note: "The President, then retired, and the members returned to their hall where the speaker laid before them a copy of the speech which... See More  

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$515.00
190889

DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE John Hancock Type Signed in 1776 HISTORIC Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, August 17, 1776  * Original Declaration of Independence... the complete text * As reported from Great Britain Certainly the overriding significance of this issue is the complete printing of arguably the most important document in American history, headed: "In Congress, July 4, 1776. A Declaration by the Representatives of the United States of America, in General Congress Assembled" which begins with the famous line: "When in the course of human events it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another, and to assume among the powers of the earth the separate and equal station to which the laws of nature and of nature's God entitle them... See More  

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